Dharmanatha was the fifteenth Jain Tirthankara of the present age (Avasarpini). According to Jain beliefs, he became a siddha, a liberated soul which has destroyed all of its karma. Dharmanath was born to King Bhanu Raja and Queen Suvrata Rani at Ratnapuri in the Ikshvaku dynasty. His birth date was the third day of the Magh Sukla month of the Indian calendar.
Hutheesing Jain Temple, located at Ahmedabad in Gujarat, constructed in 1848 AD, is dedicated to him.
Biography [ edit ]
Dharmanatha was the fifteenth
Tirthankara of the present age (Avasarpini) of Jainism. According to Jain beliefs, he became a siddha, a liberated soul which has destroyed all of its karma.
His birth date was the 3rd day of the Magh Sukla month of the Indian calendar. He attained
at Moksha Shikharji.
Famous Temple [ edit ]
Gallery [ edit ]
Hutheesing Jain Temple with 52 devakulikas
Dharmanath Jain temple in Mattancherry, Kochi
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Sources [ edit ]
Johnson, Helen M. (1931), , Shri Dharmanathacaritra (Book 4.5 of the Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra) Baroda Oriental Institute
Tukol, T. K. (1980). Compendium of Jainism. Dharwad: University of Karnataka.
Shah, Umakant Premanand (1987). . India: Shakti Malik Abhinav Publications. Jaina-Rupa Mandana: Jaina Iconography:, Volume 1 ISBN 81-7017-208-X.
Jain, Arun Kumar (2009), , Gyan Publishing House, Faith & Philosophy of Jainism ISBN 9788178357232 , retrieved 2017-10-08 Tandon, Om Prakash (2002) , Jaina Shrines in India (1 ed.), New Delhi: Publications Division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India, ISBN 81-230-1013-3
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